The Aldudes Valley
Nestled in the heart of the Basque Country, the Aldudes Valley offers an enchanting landscape. With its lush meadows, its winding rivers and its majestic summits, this valley is a true haven of peace. Nature lovers can indulge in hiking, fishing or simply lose themselves in the tranquility of this natural setting.
The Kakuetta Gorges and the Olzarte Gorges
These Gorges are two natural wonders to discover. The Kakuetta Gorges offer a spectacular deep gorge, decorated with waterfalls and caves. The Gorges d'Olzarte for their part, reveal wild landscapes, and are ideal for adventure lovers. These two sites offer unique experiencesin the heart of unspoiled nature.
The Cave of Sare and the Cave of Oxocelhaya
The Sare Cave, with its stalactites and stalagmites, offers a captivating underground journey. As for the Oxocelhaya Cave, it seduces with its unique geological formations and its mysterious atmosphere. These caves offer an immersive experience in the underground world, witnesses to the natural and geological wealth of the Basque Country.
The region is full of natural sites, such as the majestic Iraty Forest and the Roncesvalles Pass. The Iraty Forest, one of the largest forests in Europe, offers green landscapes ideal for hiking. The Roncesvalles pass, for its part, offers breathtaking panoramas of the mountains, constituting an emblematic passage on the Camino de Santiago.
The Basque Coast
The Basque Coast, located an hour away, is an unmissable destination. With its sandy beaches, its seaside resorts like Biarritz and Saint-Jean-de-Luz, and its surf spots, the Basque Coast offers an idyllic setting to relax, swim and enjoy the Atlantic Coast. This proximity allows you to combine the discovery of the Basque Country with moments of relaxation by the sea.
The Spanish border
Located just 7 km from the first Spanish village, Pamplona, Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port benefits from close proximity privileged with Spain. This geographical location offers visitors the opportunity to easily discover the cultural, gastronomic and historical riches of our Spanish neighbors, thus adding an international dimension to their stay.